Real Provence - Our own travel company specialising in Self Drive and Tailor Made holidays to the Luberon, Alpilles and Dentelles areas of Provence

Food & Wine

Restaurant Le Fournil In the lovely perched village of Bonnieux this is our favourite Luberon restaurant

Val Joanis This lovely old Domaine in the south Luberon has some great wines and delightful gardens

Life in Provence Sells food and wine to the US bringing the Provencal lifestyle to the USA


Luberon National Parc Lots of info on the beautiful area in which most of our houses are located

Lavender Where and when to go to see the best of the lavender fields in southern Provence

Aix en Provence All you need to know about exploring this beautiful lively university city

Avignon All you need to know about the splendours of the magnificent papal city

La Roque d'Anthéron If you enjoy piano music, you'll love this international piano festival held every year in July and August

Wine Uncovered “Solving the Mysteries of Terroir”: Half-day guided visits (in English) to the vineyards and wineries of two different domaines in Gigondas, Rasteau, Vacqueyras, Sablet or Séguret, explaining the concept of terroir and demonstrating how different terroir, grape varieties, vine-growing and winemaking methods influence the wines that are tasted.

Ballooning (Montgolfiere) Fabulous early morning balloon flights over the Luberon valley

ProvenceBeyond A great source for information on Provence and the French Riviera


Joth Thijs pays us commission for every building contract we can put his way!

1 & 1 Host our web sites and give great service


British Airways



SNCF French national railway


Euro Tunnel